Camping in the Pacific Northwest and the Final Leg Home
Apparently I should have taken the suggested seasons for hiking around Mt. Hood more seriously. Though I thought that May was close enough to July, it was clearly not close enough to ensure the snow line was at least above the starting elevation of the hike. When we saw the 5ft snow base and all the snow boarders, we decided the hike would be a bad idea and kept driving. As we drove away from Mt. Hood, I asked Chris where he thought we should go. He shrugged and said, "Let's get lost". Continue reading...
Grand Canyon Rim to River and Up Again
How Karen prepared for and did the 26km (18 mile) hike to the bottom of the Grand Canyon and up again in one day.
Camping in the Fraser Canyon
What we saw and where we camped in the Fraser Canyon, British Columbia.
Hiking Tongariro Crossing, New Zealand
Our hike through the Tongariro Crossing and other adventures in New Zealand.
More "How Tos" coming soon!
Road Trip Through New Zealand
Camping, trip to Waiheke Island, Hobbiton, Tongariro Crossing hike, Waiktomo caves, and travelling on a budget.
Road Trip Through Australia
Sydney and Melbourne, camping and hiking in the red center, and snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef.
Road trip through Arches National Park, the Grand Canyon, Temecula, and the Pacific Northwest.